The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 83 71 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 14 42 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.98% 2.18% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 2.26% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 18
Median daily rate £275 £170 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £108 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £353 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £250 £220
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £180.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.05% +1614.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1379 1857 1680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.30% 96.22% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 1259 1112
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 66 76
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.38 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Support Analyst in the job title.

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -25 10 £130 -11.86% 6
Wakefield - 3 £275 -
Bradford +8 1 £375 +70.45%
Support Analyst
Yorkshire

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Support Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (38.10%) MS Office
4 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
6 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
7 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 6 (14.29%) SLA
7 6 (14.29%) Project Management
8 5 (11.90%) Finance
9 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
9 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
9 4 (9.52%) VMware
9 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
9 4 (9.52%) Degree
9 4 (9.52%) Legal
9 4 (9.52%) ERP
10 3 (7.14%) MS Access
10 3 (7.14%) Linux
10 3 (7.14%) SAP
10 3 (7.14%) ITIL
10 3 (7.14%) MCP
10 3 (7.14%) SAN
10 3 (7.14%) Migration
10 3 (7.14%) Nagios
10 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (7.14%) Marketing
10 3 (7.14%) VMware Server
10 3 (7.14%) MOS
10 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (38.10%) MS Office
2 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.38%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.38%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SAN
1 3 (7.14%) Skype
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) ADSL
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Extranet
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) MPLS
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MS Access
2 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Legal
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Electronics
4 2 (4.76%) Law
4 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
1 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
1 2 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.14%) CentOS
4 3 (7.14%) Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.76%) Android
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Project Management
2 4 (9.52%) ERP
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL
3 3 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.76%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (2.38%) Case Management
5 1 (2.38%) Change Control
5 1 (2.38%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 1 (2.38%) High Availability
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.38%) Line Management
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing Automation
5 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) RPG
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) MCP
2 3 (7.14%) MOS
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.38%) MCITP
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) MCTS
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.76%) PMO
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Grafana
1 3 (7.14%) Nagios
1 3 (7.14%) SCOM
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) SAP
3 3 (7.14%) Splunk
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Dell
5 1 (2.38%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard